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Durham University

Covid-19 Response

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English language and pre-sessional

List of FAQs

+I need to take an English language test as part of the conditions of my offer but all of the tests have been cancelled, what can I do?

IELTS testing is still going ahead where it is safe to do so. You can find out more information from IELTS

At Durham we accept a number of English language tests, not just IELTS. You may be able to take one of these tests instead of IELTS to meet the conditions of your offer. You can find out more on our dedicated English Language pages